Thornber Baptism, Marriage & Burial records at St. Mary's Gisburn, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

 

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Baptism Records from 1561 to 1812

Year Date Entry
1558 18 Dec Anthonius filius Johis Thornber
1584 24 Aug Nicholas filius Johis Thornber et Barnardus filia prdict Johis (i.e of the foresaid Johannes)
1587 11 Dec Anna filia Johis Thornber
1592 24 Mar N filius Alexand: Thornber (eodem quoq die, i.e. the same date again as above)
1598 20 Apr Anna filia Alexand: Thornber
1602 1 Nov Anna filia Rich: Thornber cu: Brigitta Wilkinson illegit:
1622 6 Apr Thomas filius Johis Thornber
1683 17 Jun Maria fil: Roberti Thornber de Horton
1685 3 Jan Henricus filius Robti: Thornber de Horton
1696 8 Mar Margt: filia Jacobi Thornber
1711 14 Sep Joannes filius Henrici Thornber de Horton Hall
1713 27 Sep Maria ffilia Henrici Thornber de Horton
1716 18 Dec Robertus filius Johanis Thornber de Green
1723 4 May Henricus filius Henrice Thornber de Green gates
1725 14 Dec Anna filia Henrici Thornber de Greengates
1728 22 Aug Margreta ffilia Henrici Thornber de Greengates
1735 20 Mar Henry son of John Thornber of Horton Hall
1738 14 Oct Richard son of John Thornber of Horton
1742 04 Nov Mary dau John Thornber of Horton
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1745 22 Sep Gyles son of Ralph Thornber of Forest
1747 28 Jun Thomas son of Raph Thornber of Forest
1749 02 Sep John son of Henry Thornber of Horton Hall
1750 05 Jan Mary daughter of Henry Thornber of Wilcross-Brow
1754 09 Mar William son of John Thornber of Horton Grange
1773 02 Jun Mally daughter of Henry Thornber of Horton Hall
1781 05 Nov

Thos: son of James Thornber of Gisburn

1783 27 Apr Ellin dau Jas: & Anne Thornber of Gisburn, born 19 Apr
1785 03 Apr Jas: son of Jno: & Susanna Thornber of Gisburn, born 3 Mar
1788 06 Apr Wm. son of Jno: & Susan Thornber of Gisburn, born 9 Mar
1791 12 Jun Susy dau of Jno: & Mary Thornber of Gisburn, born 20 May
1795 04 Nov Rose dau of Jno: & Susannah Thornber of Gisburn, born 3 Nov
1796 13 Dec Thos: son of Thos: & Jane Thornber of Gisburn born 26 Oct
1799 28 Feb Richd: son of Henry Thornber of Newsholme and Ellen, born 27 Feb
1799 28 Feb William son of Henry Thornber of Newsholme and Ellen, born 27 Feb
1803 26 Dec John son Thomas Thornber of Gisburn and Jane
1805 10 Feb Susanna dau James Thornber of Gisburn and Eliz: born 20 Jan
1806 04 Jan John son of John Thornber of Newsholm & Ann, born 18 Nov 1805
1806 11 May John illegitimate son of Ann Thornber of Gisburn, born 7 Apr
1808 05 Jun Henry son of James Thornber of Rimmington & Eliz: born 8 May
1808 14 Aug Susanna illegitimate daughter of Alice Thornber, born 10 Aug
1809 13 Nov Ann Wood dau Jass: Thornber of Gisburn & Ellin, born 20 Oct
1810 14 Jan Elizabeth dau James Thornber of Rimmington & Elizabeth, born 10 Dec 1809
1810 24 Jun James son Thos: Thornber of Gisburn & Jane, born 6 Jun
1810 08 Nov Thomas son James Thornber of Gisburn & Ellen, born 23 Oct
1811 20 Apr John son Luke Thornber of Gisburn & Ann, born 10 Apr
1812 26 Jul Susan illegitimate dau of Jane Thornber of Gisburn, born 8 Jul
1812 01 Nov John son of Stephen Thornber of Sawley and Ann, born 20 Nov
1812 29 Nov Ann dau of Luke Thornber of Hellified and Ann, born 9 Nov
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Marriages from 1558 to 1812

 

Year Date Entry
1707 21 Oct Jacobus Watson et Isabella Thornber ambo de Horton
1709 29 Jan Henricus Thornber de Horton et Maria Clark de Gisborn
1730 7 Jan Jacobus Cock & Margreta Thornber ambo de Horton
1733 21 Apr Anthony Thornber & Hannah Booker both of Slaidburn by licence
1735 17 Apr John Thornber of Greengates & Elizabeth Brown of Paythorn, by licence
1745 29 Apr Thomas Thornber & Jennet Tattersall both of this parish
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1763 22 Dec James Titterington of Kirby Malham Dale, husbandman & Mary Thornber otp b licence
1786 23 Apr Wm Thornber, yeoman, 35 & Mary Downham spr 18 itpo Wm: Varley & Chs: Vavasour
1788 25 Dec Paul Thornber, farmer, 40 & Ann Blackey spinster, 40 itpo Wm: Varley & Rd: Varley
1790 14 Jul Jno Thornber, Taylor 20 & Mary Holgate, spinster, 20, itpo Wm: Varley & William Chew
1791 14 Nov Wm: Thornber, 24 & Hannah Lord, spinster, 24, itpo Wm: Varley
1795 24 Dec Richd: Roberts, ffarmer, 25 & Ann Thornber, spinster, 33, itpo Wm: Varley & Henry Thornber
1803 19 Dec George Whalley, Taylor & Ellen Thornber, spinster, itpo Jas: Nevill & J. Smithis
1804 25 Aug James Thornber, Tayler & Elizabeth Herst, spinster, itpo Robt: Porter & H. Speak
1809 09 May John Hey, farmer & Isabel Thornber, widow, itpo H. Holden & James Ellis
1809 11 Aug Luke Thornber, weaver & Ann Hancock, spinster, itpo J. Starkie, Jas: Ellis, Jno: Taylor, R. Marsden
1809 24 Sep Stephen Thornber, serv. man & Ann Foster, spinster, itpo Jas: Ellis & R. Lord

 

Burial Records from 1576 to 1952

The Thornber burials from 1644 to 1669  have not yet been abstracted.  Those from 1576 to 1812 are abstracted from the Yorkshire Parish Register Society transcript.  Burials from 1813 to 1852 have been abstracted from a transcript at Clitheroe Library prepared by members of the Upper Ribble Valley Branch of the Lancashire Family History and Heraldry Society.  Note that Gisburn appears in the IGI under the county of Yorkshire.


1576 20 Jan Antho filius Johis Thornber
1584 2 Sept Johes Thornber
1584 2 Sept Nicholas filius Johis Thornber
1586 24 Jan Nicholas Thornbar de Height
1591 28 Jan Johes Thornber de Horton
1603 10 July Richus Thornber
1605 20 June Jana uxor Alexander Thornber
1605 13 July John Thornber
1617 25 July Alexander Thornber
1623 22 Oct Uxor Johis Thornber
1625 12 Feb Johes Thornber
1632 12 June Uxor Johis Thornber de Horton
1635 24 Sept Richus filius Johis Thornber de Horton
1646 11 Oct Reginaldus Thornebarr de Horton
1647 14 Nov Margreta filia Tho: Thornebarr de Horton
1654 06 Feb Isabell daughter of Thomas Thornber of Horton
1690 20 Aug Johes filius Jacobi Thornbar
1693 01 Sept Jacobus filius Jacobi Thornbar
1704 28 Oct Rebecca filia Jacobi Thornber de Horton
1717 28 Sept Jacobus Thornber de fflas (Flass)
1728 20 Mar Ann uxor Johanis Thornber de Hill
1729 25 Aug Jacobus Thornber de Horton, senex
1729 06 Oct Robertus Thornber de Horton, senex
1730 15 Jan Barbara filia Johis Thornber de Hill
1744 20 May Allison Thornber of Horton, widow
1744 16 Oct Thomas son of Henry Thornber of Greengates
1756 09 Mar Frances wife of Thomas Thornber of Gisburn
1761 10 Dec Henry Thornber of Greengates (Will obtained)
1769 16 Dec Margaret daughter of Henry Thornber of High Ground
1771 18 Jan Mary Thornber of Gisburn, widow
1774 25 Nov James son of Jno Thornber of Hill Top
1779 29 Oct Henry Thornber of Horton Hall (Will obtained, wife Margaret)
1780 04 May James Thornber of Rimington
1781 17 June James son of John Thornber of Gisburn
1781 21 June Thomas son of James Thornber of Gisburn
1781 16 Jul Henry Thornber of Horton Hall, Junr:
1781 06 Apr Henry Thornber of Coats Hall
1782 10 Feb John son of John Thornber of Coln
1782 10 July John Thornber of Hill Top
1784 13 Jan Thomas Thornber of Gisburn
1786 05 May Nancy Thornber of Coats Hall
1788 02 Jan Jennet Thornber of Gisburn
1788 20 Jul Wm: Thornber of Horton Green
1789 04 Oct Margt daughter of Jno Thornber of Coln
1790 19 July Mary Thornber of Gisburn, wid: pauper
1791 27 July Jos Thornber of Walters nr Astick
1791 30 Oct Susan daughter of Jno Thornber of Gisburn
1792 05 June Wm son of Jno Thornber of Gisburn
1797 23 May Mary daughter of Jno and Mary, of Elbeck
1797 09 Dec Elizabeth Thornber of Barnoldswick
1801 02 Jan Richard Thornber of Newsholme
1802 19 Feb John son of Thos and Jane Thornber of Gisburn
1803 29 May John Thornber of Gisburn
1803 14 Oct Thomas illigit of Mary Thornber of Barnoldswick
1803 14 Dec Ellin Thornber, widow, of Barnoldswick
1804 16 Feb Ellin Thornber of Sikeshouse
1805 24 Sept Robert son of John and Isabella Thornber of Coln
1805 01 Nov Henry son of John and Isabella Thornber of Colne
1809 29 Dec Ann wife of John Thornber of Dobras
1810 18 Mar Henry son of Thos: Thornber of Colne
1810 12 Aug James Thornber of Settle
1810 06 Dec Marg daughter of John & Isabella Thornber late of Colne and now of Manchester
1811 30 Mar Ann daughter of Jas: and Ellen Thornber of Gisburn

 

Gisburn Burials after 1812 from Transcript at Clitheroe Library.

1814 15 Mar William Thornber of Newsholme, aged 1 week
1816 15 Mar Abr'm Thornber of Gisburn, aged 1
1820 07 May Henry Thornber of Runley Bridge, aged 19
1820 21 Aug John Thornber of Newfield Hedge, Parish of Gill, aged 2
1821 13 June William Thornber of Gisburn, aged 4
1821 26 Nov Nancy Thornber of Newby, aged 26
1822 20 Oct James Thornber of Runley Bridge, aged 20
1824 17 June John Thornber of Manchester, aged 74
1825 20 Apr Anne Thornber of Gisburn, aged 76
1825 24 Dec John Thornber of Rimington, aged 18
1826 20 May Elizabeth Thornber of Rimington, aged 16
1826 05 Nov James Thornber of Clitheroe, aged 3
1826 05 Nov William Thornber of Clitheroe, aged 7 months
1827 30 May James Thornber of Clitheroe, aged 75
1830 23 Jan Mary Thornber of Gaisgill, aged 49
1830 16 Mar James son of Rose Thornber of Gisburn, aged 7 months
1831 06 Feb Henry Thornber of Gisburn, infant
1831 21 June Ellen Thornber of Clitheroe, aged 1
1831 23 June Anthony Thornber of Paythorne, infant
1832 27 Dec Sarah Anne Thornber of Paythorne, infant
1833 23 Feb Henry Thornber of Rimington, aged 24
1833 21 Apr Jane Thornber of Gisburn, inf
1834 24 Sept Elizabeth Thornber of Manchester, aged 88
1834 08 Oct James Thornber of Gisburn, aged 3
1835 22 Feb James Thornber of Clitheroe, aged 1
1835 01 July John Thornber of Rimington, aged 3
1836 13 Jan Henry Thornber of Gisburn, aged 62
1836 03 Oct Susanna Thornber of Gisburn, aged 90
1837 02 Feb Thomas Thornber of Barnoldswick aged 67
1837 09 July John Thornber of Rimington, aged 1
1837 26 July Jane Thornber of Clitheroe, aged 27
1837 05 Oct Mrs. Fanny Thornber of Colne, aged 65
1838 25 May Mary Thornber of Hill Top, Parish of Barnoldswick, inf
1838 08 Sept Edward Thornber of Barnoldswick, aged 4
1838 11 Nov Maria Thornber of Clitheroe, aged 39
1839 08 Jan Elizabeth Thornber of Clitheroe, aged 13 weeks
1839 03 Feb Henry Thornber of Low Moor Clitheroe, aged 4
1840 26 Jan Agnes Thornber of Low Moor Clitheroe, aged 25
1840 07 Sept Anne Thornber of Clitheroe, aged 5
1841 06 May James Thornber of Clitheroe, aged 49
1841 12 May Mr. Thomas Thornber of Colne, aged 79
1841 01 June Mary Thornber of Barnoldswick. aged 65
1841 07 Sept Elizabeth Thornber of Barnoldswick, aged 29
1841 09 June Sarah Thornber of Gisburn, aged 17
1845 01 Mar James Thornber of Howgill, aged 19
1845 13 May John Thornber of Settle, aged 40
1846 15 May John Thornber of Barnoldswick, aged 73
1847 24 Apr Alice Thornber of Runley Bridge, aged 70
1847 15 June Betty Thornber, Barnoldswick, aged 79 (Death cert: died 11 June, spr, of Hille Cloughs, Barnoldswick, aged 79, informant William Thornber of Barnoldswick.)
1848 14 Jan Thomas Thornber of Colne, aged 37
1848 20 Sept Mary Thornber of Gaisgill, aged 78
1853 31 May Joseph Thornber of Burnley, aged 2
1853 10 Aug James Thornber of Rimington, aged 68
1854 26 Feb John Thornber of Barrowford, aged 84
1856 16 Nov Betty Thornber of Burnley, aged 7
1857 08 Jan Thomas Thornber of Gisburn, aged 81
1857 26 Jan Ellen Thornber of Clitheroe, aged 69
1858 15 July John Thornber of Gisburn, aged 13
1858 28 Nov Sarah Thornber of Gisburn, aged 54
1859 02 Dec Alice Thornber of Gisburn, aged 81 (Death cert. states aged 81, died 29 Nov. 1859 at Gisburn, widow of Thomas Thornber, a tailor. Informant was Elizabeth Hitchen)
1860 21 June Benjamin Thornber of Burnley, aged 3 weeks
1860 30 Aug John Thornber of Gisburn, aged 57
1865 25 Mar Albert Thornber of Burnley, aged 6 weeks
1865 15 June Amy Thornber of Burnley, aged 4 months
1866 27 Mar Benjamin Thornber of Burnley, aged 4
1866 28 Apr Margaret Ellen Thornber of Burnley 6 months
1866 06 Sept Luke Thornber of Burnley, aged 37
1868 01 Mar Herbert Thornber of Burnley, aged 6 months
1871 06 Sept William Thornber of Barnoldswick, aged 63 (of Hill Top from MI)
1872 07 Mar Edith Mary Thornber of Colne, inf
1873 23 Mar Jane Thornber of Gisburn, aged 81
1873 24 Oct Isabella Thornber of Colne, aged 74
1877 04 Jan Eleanor dau. of Thomas Thornber of Colne, aged 15 months
1880 13 Aug Margaret Thornber of Colne, aged 11 days
1882 31 July George Thornber of Colne, aged 21 days
1882 09 Oct Benjamin Thornber of Burnley, aged 44
1883 15 Nov Abigail Thornber of Barnoldswick, aged 65
1885 28 Mar Benjamin Thornber of Burnley, aged 84
1888 11 May Margaret Thornber Burnley, aged 77
1893 24 Oct Sarah Ann Thornber of 10 Colne Rd. Burnley, aged 57
1895 26 Jun John William Thornber of Hill Top, Barnoldswick, aged 55
1906 04 July Horace Thornber of Flixton, aged 31
1911 24 Jan Thomas Thornber of 12 Carlton Terrace, Morecambe, aged 70
1919 14 Aug Eliza Ann Thornber of Wellfield, Barnoldswick, aged 77
1945 08 Aug Mary Ann Thornber of Skirbeck Farm, Long Preston, aged 75
1952 09 Oct James Thornber of Broughton Fields Farm, Broughton, aged 73

Monumental Inscriptions at Gisburn

These have been abstracted from the Transcript at Clitheroe Library produced by the Ribble Valley Branch of the Lancashire Family History and Heraldry Society.

1. To the memory of Henry son of Thomas and Fanny Thornber of Vivary Bridge, Colne, born 7 July 1804, died 15 March 1810, also the above mentioned, Fanny Thornber, daughter of Henry and Ellen Croasdill, who departed this life 29 September 1837 in the 66th year of her age, age also her husband, Thomas Thornber, who departed this life 5 May 1841 aged 79, also their son Thomas (then illegible).

2. In Memory of James Thornber of Runley Bridge near Settle, who died 9 August 1810 aged 52 years, also Henry son of the above who died 1 May 1820 aged 19, also James son of the above who died 16 October 1822 aged 20 years, also John son of the above who died 9 May 1845 aged 40 years also Alice wife of the above James Thornber who died April 19th 1847 aged 70 years.

3. (side 1) Benjamin Thornber of Burnley died 23 March 1886 aged 85, also his relict Margaret, died 8 May 1888 aged 79, also Luke their son, died 4 September 1866 aged 37, also Betty their daughter died 13 November 1856 aged 7. (side 2) John, Jane, John and Joseph, children of Benjamin and Margaret Thornber died in infancy (side 3) Benjamin son of Benjamin and Margaret Thornber, died 5 October 1882, aged 44, also Sarah Ann his relict, died 20 October 1899 aged 57.

4. William Thornber of Hill Top, Barnoldswick, died 2 September 1871, aged 63, also Abigail his wife, died 13 November 1885 aged 65, also infant, Mary, died 25 May 1838, also infant, Elizabeth, died 27 January 1843, also John William their son, died 2 June 1895 aged 55, also Ellen Heaton of Barnoldswick.
 

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